Julian Javier

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Birthday
9, 1936
Birthplace
Dominican Republic
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
9, 1936 (age 83)
Birthplace
Dominican Republic

About

Two-time All-Star second baseman who won two World Series titles with the St. Louis Cardinals.

Before Fame

He was given the nickname 'The Phanton' by catcher Tim McCarver because of his ability to get out of the way of charging runners at second base.

Trivia

He was very fleet of foot, leading his team in stolen bases for four straight seasons.

Family Life

His son Stan played Major League Baseball for 18 years.

Associated With

He played with Hall of Fame pitcher Bob Gibson for many years with the St. Louis Cardinals.